The House of Representatives is currently debating a Health Legislation Amendment which will prevent midwives providing homebirth care from registering and thus make their homebirth practice unlawful. (Previously)
There is a Rally at 11.30am on 7 September outside Parliament House in Canberra, being run by Homebirth Australia.
Those in the area might like to consider attending. Please pass the word around.
Home birth with midwife safe as hospital
Giving birth at home with a registered midwife can be as safe as a hospital birth for the infant and the mom, according to a Canadian study released Monday...